[Teams] Man Utd vs Stoke: Amos Starts In Goal For United

By on January 31, 2012

Manchester United welcome Stoke City to Old Trafford tonight as the Red Devils will be hoping to go level on points with league leaders Manchester City.

Sir Alex Ferguson has major injury problems for the game with both Anders Lindegaard and David De Gea missing, meaning Ben Amos takes his place between the sticks. Rio Ferdinand does return however, while Dimitar Berbatov starts alongside Hernandez up front.

Paul Scholes continues in midfield with Park, Carrick and Valencia, while Giggs drops to the bench. Smalling will play at right back as Rafael makes way. Here are the confirmed line-ups:

Man Utd Team:

Amos, Smalling, Ferdinand, Evans, Evra, Valencia, Carrick, Scholes, Park, Hernandez, Berbatov

SUBS: Kuszszak, Giggs, Welbeck, Fabio, Rafael, Pogba, W.Keane

Stoke City Team:

Sorensen, Wilkinson, Shawcross, Huth, Wilson, Pennant, Whitehead, Palacios, Walters, Jones, Crouch

SUBS: Begovic, Woodgate, Whelan, Delap, Etherington, Fuller, Jerome.


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